Description: H.Amdt. 518 — 106th Congress (1999-2000)All Information (Except Text)

Amendment requires that environmental concerns be taken into account when OPIC is considering assistance for projects that are likely to have a significant adverse environmental impact.

Purpose:

Amendment no. 1 printed in the Congressional Record to prohibit a vote on projects that may have adverse environmental impacts unless assessments have been made available to the public for a 60 day comment period and require that OPIC meet with at least one representative of individuals who have concerns about the project's environmental impact.

House Amendment Code:

(A002)

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